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There is currently 1 Iowa River Railroad radio scanner frequency from Iowa in our database.
The Iowa River Railroad (IARR) operates freight service from Ackley, Iowa to end of track 1.4 miles South of U.S. Highway 20, North of Steamboat Rock, Iowa, for a distance of about 9 miles. With Iowa River Railroad's office located in Steamboat Rock, Iowa, IARR carries corn byproducts and ethanol from Pine Lake Corn Processors to the interchange with the Canadian National Railroad (CN) in Ackley, Iowa. In June 2006, the IARR purchased from the UP and started operations of the Marshalltown Industrial Lead from Marshalltown, Iowa to Steamboat Rock, Iowa. In June 2006, the IARR also purchased from North Central Railway Association a rail line running between Steamboat Rock and Ackley, IA, which needed rehabilitation prior to operating over.